Pete Rose

Best Pete Rose Cards as ATHL Turns 75

Chronicling his career highs and lows, a look back at some of key cards of the hit king and a list of the hottest cards on eBay now.

1857 Laws of Baseball; Drysdale, Koufax Memorabilia Kick Off Bidding at SCP Auctions

Bidding for the 1857 ‘Laws of Baseball’ documents, the Don Drysdale collection, an early Sandy Koufax jersey and hundreds of other items is underway.

Plans in Place for Sacramento Sports Card Show

A local promoter is putting together a regional show for the Sacramento area in May.

Is Rose’s Continued Banishment Better for Business?

His Hall of Fame hopes went up in smoke Monday but being on the outside of Cooperstown looking in keeps Pete Rose in the money.

Rose Leaves Fox Series Coverage for Autograph Signings

Pete Rose left his part-time job with the Fox network’s baseball coverage during the World Series, in part because of a commitment to sign autographs.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1964 Topps Baseball

Five bucks gets you a chance at Mantle, Clemente, Mays, Rose and other stars and Hall of Famers in this month’s Vintage Set Break from Burl’s Sports.

Ramblings: Reader Reaction

Rich’s columns, past and present, spur emails from old and new friends with questions and comments.

Old Mill Jackson, E93s Top Mile High Auction

A lower grade example of Shoeless Joe’s first card brought more than $71,000 but the lone mint PSA graded Standard Caramel Ty Cobb went even higher.

Notes: Lynch’s NFC Title Helmet; Curry’s Finals Jersey; Rose in Vegas

Around the horn with the sale of another Steph Curry Finals jersey and Marshawn Lynch’s NFC title game helmet plus new allegations aside, Pete is signing.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1965 Topps Baseball

Casey Stengel’s last card, Joe Morgan with a caliber on his cap, and the rookie card of the great “Tim” Hunter helped make 1965 Topps baseball set a collector favorite.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1964 Topps Baseball Might Rub Off on You

The 1964 Topps baseball set may lack big-name rookies, but it offers collectors an affordable glimpse into baseball at the tail-end of a Yankees dynasty.

1971 Topps Baseball Was a Dark Ride for Collectors

Are those chipped borders or stars against a night sky? And why have Robby’s teammates stranded him in the desert? It’s all a matter of perspective with the 1971 Topps baseball set.

Andy Warhol, Vintage Baseball Cards Part of New Exhibit

Some famous baseball-related works by Andy Warhol join a collection of vintage baseball cards in a free upcoming exhibit in Cincinnati.

1966 Topps Baseball an Underrated Classic

A clean design and relatively plentiful supply make the 1966 Topps baseball set an attractive target …but watch out for those high numbers.

Ramblings: When Rose Ruled the Hobby

Rich Klein recalls three distinct times when no one was bigger in the hobby than Pete Rose and wonders if his absence from the Hall might actually be working in his favor.

1971 Milk Duds Set Not a Dud With Collectors

Misspellings and Chicago overload aside, the 1971 Milk Duds baseball card set is packed with stars and just scarce enough to be interesting.

Post-War Rookie Card Investments On a Budget

A list of vintage, post-War rookie cards of baseball icons you can believe in, all for under $1,000.

Autograph Lineup Taking Shape for NSCC

More than three dozen autograph guests have been announced for this summer’s 35th National Sports Collectors Convention with more to come.

2013 National Sports Collectors Convention Sunday Wrap

Things slow down at the NSCC Sunday as dealers pack up and Steve Garvey, Johnny Bench and Pete Rose show up for autographs. We also a look at a dual-signed Mantle baseball and an artist at work. [View the story “2013 National Sports Collectors Convention Final Wrap” on Storify]

Rose Still on Signing Circuit

Pete Rose has signed plenty of autographs but there are still fans who want one. Follow along as he makes a trip to Phoenix.